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2012 Results: Elgin, Texas

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Mallard 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 16       3      
Turkey Vulture 5       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Coot 90       2      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       2      
White-winged Dove 28       4      
Mourning Dove 2       2      
Inca Dove 3       2      
Greater Roadrunner 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 16       10      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 6       3      
Crested Caracara 7       2      
American Kestrel 14       3      
Merlin 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 2       1      
American Crow 10       4      
Carolina Chickadee 46       13      
Tufted Titmouse 29       10      
House Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 11       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 8       5      
American Robin 1,386       7      
Northern Mockingbird 21       9      
European Starling 20       1      
Cedar Waxwing 82       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 20       1      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 20       2      
Northern Cardinal 85       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 37       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 10       1      
Western Meadowlark 4       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 5       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 272       7      
House Finch 72       11      
American Goldfinch 26       8      
House Sparrow 83       7      
Total 2,470             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.